Chief Operating Officer
Reports to: President/CEO
Posted: May 14, 2013>> Job Description
Reporting to the President, the Chief Operating Officer will lead the daily operations of McColl Center for Visual Art, including the Innovation Institute. Guided by the President’s strategic leadership and consistent with the Center’s strategic vision, the COO will direct and coordinate cross-departmental activities to accomplish mission -critical goals, institute continuous improvement processes to strengthen capability and infrastructure that drives results, and foster a collaborative, creative, risk-taking environment to encourage innovation and growth.
The COO will provide leadership in the strategic planning process and will implement new program initiatives. The COO will provide coordination for the Center’s senior management team and serve as the day-to-day liaison to the Center’s partners and programs. The COO will partner with the President and Director of Finance in the development, implementation and management of the Center’s annual budget. In partnership with the President, the COO will be involved in identifying new community partners for the Center. The position requires outstanding skills in planning, managing processes and projects, building effective teams and developing and monitoring budgets. An ability to lead staff and work with diverse constituencies, within and without the Center is essential.